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26-Nov-2010 Epic Loot at Cataclysm Launch Events!
We are delighted to announce that by attending the official World of Warcraft: Cataclysm launch events across Europe you will have the chance to get your hands on some great loot, courtesy of our partners.

Thanks to Creative Technologies Ltd, Cryptozoic, Future, J!NX, NVIDIA and SteelSeries, attendees at the official World of Warcraft: Cataclysm launch events will have the opportunity to win great prizes, as well as being among the first to get a copy of World of Warcraft: Cataclysm. So don’t miss out on this chance, and join us on the evening of December 6!
25-Nov-2010 New Fan Art: Drain Life!
Today we feature some of Cryptfever's artwork with a piece entitled: Drain Life! Watch as this sin'dorei warlock drains the life from his enemies!

We're always looking for new fan art and if you're an artist, you can submit your work to us here. We update the Gallery regularly and encourage you to check regularly to see what new and talented submissions are on display.
25-Nov-2010 Blizzard Store Winter Holiday Screenshot Contest
The winter season is upon us once again and Greatfather Winter has been carefully reviewing his lists, checking them twice, and loading up his cart with all kinds of goodies imaginable from our online store. However, before he visits the inhabitants of Azeroth once more, he's offering some special gift baskets for the most creative adventurers. Whether you are a bold traveler to the frostiest frontiers, a fierce fighter in the deadliest arenas, or a connoisseur of the most amiable climes, Greatfather Winter has a gift basket for you! Check out our Blizzard Store Winter Holiday Screenshot Contest page for more information.
24-Nov-2010 New Diablo III Mouse Pad
Just in time for the holiday season, SteelSeries is releasing the first in a series of Diablo III mouse pads. The QcK Barbarian Edition features artwork from the game, showcasing the might and fury of the barbarian. For more information visit SteelSeries at http://steelseries.com/diablo3.
24-Nov-2010 Give the Gift of Warcraft!
Act now and get epic savings with $5 World of Warcraft, $5 The Burning Crusade, and $10 Wrath of the Lich King. Gift to a friend or upgrade your account in preparation for the launch of Cataclysm.
22-Nov-2010 The Cataclysm Is Nigh!
Join us for the launch of World of Warcraft: Cataclysm on the evening of December 6!

Join us on the evening of December 6 to celebrate the release of World of Warcraft: Cataclysm and be among the first to purchase and play the new expansion! Developers from the World of Warcraft team will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and win great prizes. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Costume Contest: All European launch events will feature a costume contest showcasing players' favourite attire from the game with great prizes for the winners. All selected participants will also be given priority to enter their local event, so start gearing up! Check back here for more details soon.

For more information on official World of Warcraft: Cataclysm launch celebrations near you, including times and a list of local activities and events, check out the launch events website.
19-Nov-2010 Your Fortune Awaits!
The ground trembles beneath your feet and sinister cultists speak of impending doom. Loved ones have gone missing and the appearance of angered elementals only adds to the confusion. What does the future hold for Azeroth's heroes? What fortune awaits within Sayge's cards? Visit the Darkmoon Faire and shed light on these mysteries.
19-Nov-2010 Blizzard Art Gallery Update
The Blizzard Art gallery has been updated with 5 pieces representing the Warcraft universe. These pieces offer an inside look at the creative process behind building this virtual world.
18-Nov-2010 New Fan Art: Shisil!
Today we feature some of N8mar3's artwork with a piece entitled: Shisil! This shadowy night elf fighter may be the last thing her enemies see!

We're always looking for new fan art and if you're an artist, you can submit your work to us here. We update the Gallery regularly and encourage you to check regularly to see what new and talented submissions are on display.
15-Nov-2010 SCII Diorama Contest Winners Unveiled!
Rejoice, citizens, for the hour of victory has drawn nigh! Your tireless efforts have helped us to snatch victory from the very jaws of defeat. Visit the winner's page to see the scale models submitted to our StarCraft II Alienware Diorama contest which have brought their creators glory – not to mention credit chips redeemable at our ally's store. In addition to the winning entries, you can see those submitted to us which – while not meeting the criteria for the credit chips – are worthy of bringing glory to their creators' names. Lastly, citizens everywhere can visit Alienware's Contest page to vote for their favorite entry.

Thanks to your efforts, brethren, we have achieved victory! Total, glorious victory!